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Black and White Rose Window image surounded by 'The Centenary Way'Centenary Way (North Yorkshire)

N Yorkshire, York

134 km / 83 miles
A route devised to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Yorkshire County Council. It runs across the Howardian Hills and Yorkshire Wolds via Castle Howard and Wharram Percy, linking York and the Foss Walk with the Yorkshire Wolds Way and Cleveland Way National Trails. Meeting the Derwent and Foss, it combines riverside walks in deep valleys with forest tracks.

A new 48 page booklet, The Centenary Way, has been published by North Yorkshire County Council. Revised and updated by John Sparshatt it includes full OS mapping and notes about features on route. Priced at 4 it is available from NYCC by telephone on 01609 532512 or from their website

The book is also available in E Book format and available from the link below.


Waymark: Black and White Rose Window image surounded by 'The Centenary Way'
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Black and White Rose Window image surounded by 'The Centenary Way'
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start: SE603521 -   View on StreetMap
Finish: TA126816 - Filey Brigg, N Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Moorland Challenge - Centenary Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

E-Book  (North Yorkshire County Council  - 2013 )
Leaflet - PDF Dangerous Crossing on the A64 at Crambeck  (Crambeck Village Action Group  - 2017 ) Download File


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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133.0 km (82.6 miles)
1,922 m (6,306 ft) ascent
222 m (728 ft)  maximum height

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